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Image number
UIG3480468
Title
House of the Centenary, 1754
Date
1754
Description
House of the Centenary, was the house of a wealthy resident of Pompeii, preserved by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD. The house was discovered in 1879. Built in the mid-2nd century BC, it is among the largest houses in the city. Among the varied paintings preserved in the House are explicit erotic scenes in a room that may have been designed as a private 'sex club'.
Photo credit
Universal History Archive/UIG / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
room / erotic / private / mount vesuvius / volcano / eruption / ancient rome / preserved / scenes / house / sex club / explicit / 2nd century bc / paintings / pompeii / house of the centenary / painting / roman
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